Beetroot Rice the simple way

Beetroot Rice the simple way Formerly, in older days beet root or simply beet was called the poor man`s vegetable.  But it is used in several ways as a delicious side dish.  Here is a tasty and simple recipe for beetroot rice.  Ingredients Rice 1 cup Beet root chopped 1 cup Onion sliced 1 nos Green chillies slit 3 nos Salt to taste Oil 2 tablespoon Preparation Cook the rice adding enough water and a pinch of salt. When half cooked remove from heat, drain and keep aside. Heat oil in a thick-bottomed pan and saute the chopped onion and … Continue reading Beetroot Rice the simple way

Beetroot Soup

 Beetroot was considered as poor man`s vegetable for a long time.  Due to its high content of nutrients and the beautiful rosa colour the possibilities which it renders to the kitchen is to be explored and discovered. Beetroot Soup Ingredients Beetroot 250 grams Onion finely chopped 2 nos Olive oil 2 tablespoon Garlic 2 cloves Salt to taste Pepper to taste Lime juice 2 Tablespoon Sour cream to garnish Preparation Finely chop the onions and garlic and saute in oil heated in a pan. When the onion pieces reaches golden brown in colour add finely chopped beetroot pieces, salt, turmeric … Continue reading Beetroot Soup

Beetroot Stir Fry with Coconut Pieces

Ingredients Beetroot 250 gram Onion sliced 1 nos. Oil 1 Tablespoon Dried red chillies 3 NOS. Mustard seeds 1/2 teaspoon. Sliced coconut or dried coconut flakes 2 tablespoons. Salt to taste. Pepper powder as per taste Preparation. Peel, wash and cut the beetroot into pieces. Grate it finely using a grater. Chop the onion finely. Slice the cocont pieces finely. Break the dried chillies into small pieces. Heat oil in a pan, add the mustard seeds and allow to splutter. Add the sliced onions, and dried chillies and saute well till the onions turn golden brown. Add the coconut pieces … Continue reading Beetroot Stir Fry with Coconut Pieces